Cappawhite N.S. - Parent and Toddler group returns on Friday September 7th. This weekly meeting is organised in the school hall from 9.30 a.m. to 11 a.m. each Friday morning. All local parents, grandparents and child minders are welcome to attend. New members are particularly welcome. Contact the school office on 062 75363 for further details.
The Board of Management of Cappawhite N.S. - would like to extend a warm welcome to “Tir na nÓg” pre school, which has relcoated to the school building. This facility caters for children of preschool age and is registered for the ECCE free childcare scheme. We would like to wish Maria Buckley and her staff every success in the future.
Recently Engaged - Heartiest congratulations to Yvonne Ryan, Coolmore and formerly Philipstown, who got engaged last week to Alex all the way from France.
Birthday Greetings - Were in order on August 25th for Geraldine Shaw-Barry, Greenfileds, who at her Dad’s bar celebrated her 30th birthday with her family and friends.
Three Baby Boys - Congratulations to Paddy and Niamh Julian, Kilbeg who recently had another son, a little brother for Rocca. To Annette Mulcahy/Quinn and her husband Skippy, Donegal, whose new little boy named Peader Kieran, is so welcomed by all especially his brother Ryan. Congratulations also to Liam and Marie Ryan (A), Glassdrum who are the proud parents of a little boy. Good health and happiness to all families.
Sympathy - To the Crowe families, formerly of Ayle, who’s aunt Nellie Egan died in England last week, to John Joe, Tom, Josie, Mary Ann, Nora, Alice, Eileen and Agnes sincere sympathy is extended. Nellie’s remains were interred in England with her husband. Rest in Peace.
Senior Ladies Football - Great win for our Cappa ladies who beat Brian Boru’s in Bansha on Saturday night last 2 – 9 to 11 points. Mairead Crowe was very proud receiving to County Cup and Shelia Carew was player of the match.
Senior Citizens - A mini bus will travel to Thurles and to Holycross Novena on Monday 10th September. Leaving from the church car park at 12 o’ clock. Names to given to Cecelia @ 75283 before Friday 7th September.
Activity Group - The Cappawhite Activity Group continues training for all, on Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s in the GAA pitch at 7 p.m. Beginners groups’ starts on Monday. For more information contact Lar Cleary or Louisa O’ Dwyer.
Lisdoonvarna - A bus will travel to Lisdoonvarna from the Day Centre on Wednesday 19th September. Names to be given to Mary @ 087 205 9888.
U14B West Hurling Final Cappawhite Capture U14 West Title Cappawhite 1-10; Arravale Rovers 0-7 - Cappawhite are 2012 West Champions and deservedly so after soaking up some serious pressure in Annacarty on Monday evening last. Cappawhite dominated the first half against the breeze and led by 1-08 to 0-0 at the break. But Fair play to Arravale who never dropped the heads and fought back with 7 points in the second half however it wasn’t enough to cut the margin and Cappawhite’s two second half points was enough to put the game beyond reach.
Congratulations and well done to all involved. Both team, mentors and supporters travelled back to Cappawhite Community Centre for well deserved refreshments afterwards.
Cappawhite now go on to play the Mid Champions Gortnahoe in the county championship next week.
The panel are as follows: Ryan Renehan, Liam Ryan, Eanna Buckley, Frazer Allen, Brendan Murphy, Tim Meagher, Alan O’Dwyer, Owen Ryan, Robbie Quirke, David Murphy, Thomas Coughan, Rian Doody(1-08) 6 from frees, William Barry (0-1), Cian Ryan(0-1), William Armshaw, Subs: Dean Kelly for Cian Ryan, Fionn Brady, Cian Moloney, Colm O’Dwyer, Ciarán Doody, Dara McCarthy, Gearóid Lennon, Philip Gantley, Diarmuid Duggan,
The management team are : Noel Buckley, Dick Quirke, Willie Meagher and Ger Ryan (Bawn)